Thia summer 2019

Thia Bonadies

Senior Events Manager

Having hosted a deep love for both language and people, Thia has dedicated her career to using the art of storytelling as a tool for community building. With over 10 years of Project and Event Management under her belt, she spent many years working in the corporate world before actively shifting her focus to the nonprofit sector. She holds a BA in English Literature, with a focus in Creative Writing, from the University of California Los Angeles, has been published many times on her own Facebook page (and literary magazines) and currently serves as Breakthrough's Senior Events Manager where she leads the organization's programs for external engagement and experiences.